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# death - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Dolores O'Riordan's death was 'nothing but a tragic accident', finds coroner
# RIP
# RIP

Dolores O'Riordan's death was 'nothing but a tragic accident', finds coroner

Updated Sep 6th 2018, 3:21 PM 92,591 Views 85 Comments

The inquest took place on what would have been the singer’s 47th birthday.

# death - Monday 27 August, 2018

Murder suspect named after mother and daughter 'stabbed to death in street' in England
# Solihull
# Solihull

Murder suspect named after mother and daughter 'stabbed to death in street' in England

Updated Aug 27th 2018, 8:30 PM 52,035 Views 44 Comments

No arrests have yet been made.

# death - Friday 17 August, 2018

Garda probe after memorial to Mayo murder victim vandalised
# Mayo
# Mayo

Garda probe after memorial to Mayo murder victim vandalised

Aug 17th 2018, 7:43 PM 37,857 Views 24 Comments

Gardaí are investigating.

# death - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin has died aged 76
# RIP
# RIP

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin has died aged 76

Aug 16th 2018, 3:05 PM 63,871 Views 42 Comments

The singer had pancreatic cancer.

# death - Monday 13 August, 2018

'Full of honesty, candour and wisdom': Tributes  after death of Queen's University chancellor Tom Moran
# Belfast
# Belfast

'Full of honesty, candour and wisdom': Tributes after death of Queen's University chancellor Tom Moran

Aug 13th 2018, 8:41 AM 13,015 Views 0 Comments

Moranm has been praised for his contribution to the Peace Process.

Death of woman in Drogheda not being treated as suspicious, say gardaí
# Louth
# Louth

Death of woman in Drogheda not being treated as suspicious, say gardaí

Aug 13th 2018, 8:03 AM 9,963 Views 2 Comments

The woman in her 60s was pronounced dead yesterday morning.

# death - Sunday 12 August, 2018

Investigation launched after sudden death of woman in Drogheda
# Louth
# Louth

Investigation launched after sudden death of woman in Drogheda

Aug 12th 2018, 11:00 AM 22,639 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí were called to a the scene at a house in Aston Village in the Louth town after 5am this morning.

# death - Saturday 11 August, 2018

French second division rugby player dies
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From The42
# RIP

French second division rugby player dies

Aug 11th 2018, 8:14 PM 67,729 Views 30 Comments

Louis Fajfrowski, 21, died in the changing room of his club Aurillac.

# death - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Body of boy found at New Mexico camp where 11 starving children were discovered
# Taos County
# Taos County

Body of boy found at New Mexico camp where 11 starving children were discovered

Aug 8th 2018, 10:14 AM 20,941 Views 0 Comments

The children had no food or fresh water, and only dirty rags for clothing.

# death - Sunday 5 August, 2018

Barry Chuckle, one half of Chuckle Brothers comedy duo, dies aged 73
# RIP
# RIP

Barry Chuckle, one half of Chuckle Brothers comedy duo, dies aged 73

Aug 5th 2018, 9:19 AM 28,658 Views 15 Comments

The duo are known for their work on their BBC show ChuckleVision.

# death - Friday 3 August, 2018

Woman found dead at Galway direct provision centre
# Direct Provision
# Direct Provision

Woman found dead at Galway direct provision centre

Aug 3rd 2018, 6:27 PM 53,841 Views 30 Comments

The circumstances of the death are unknown.

# death - Thursday 2 August, 2018

Trial date set for fisherman who allegedly murdered Irishman Charles McCarthy in Australia
# Charles McCarthy
# Charles McCarthy

Trial date set for fisherman who allegedly murdered Irishman Charles McCarthy in Australia

Aug 2nd 2018, 10:28 PM 18,160 Views 0 Comments

A judge yesterday set the date for the trial 11 February next.

# death - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

70-year-old killed in Galway farming accident
# Gort
# Gort

70-year-old killed in Galway farming accident

Jul 25th 2018, 12:27 PM 21,510 Views 7 Comments

An Garda Síochána are investigating the incident.

# death - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Irish teen dies after falling from hotel balcony in Majorca
# Playa De Muro
# Playa De Muro

Irish teen dies after falling from hotel balcony in Majorca

Jul 19th 2018, 1:14 PM 96,938 Views 24 Comments

It is believed the boy fell up to 20ft from the balcony in a freak accident.

# death - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Man in serious yet stable condition after Donegal boat capsize results in two deaths
# Malin Head
# Malin Head

Man in serious yet stable condition after Donegal boat capsize results in two deaths

Jul 18th 2018, 7:39 AM 11,213 Views 3 Comments

It is understood they spent four hours in the water before they were rescued.

# death - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

Woman dies in Galway farm accident
# Headford
# Headford

Woman dies in Galway farm accident

Jul 17th 2018, 11:51 AM 41,896 Views 17 Comments

It is understood that there were livestock in the field at the time.

# death - Monday 16 July, 2018

Man charged with assault following death of his father at the weekend
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Man charged with assault following death of his father at the weekend

Updated Jul 16th 2018, 5:33 PM 24,673 Views 0 Comments

The pensioner died on Saturday.

Irish teen who drowned tragically in Spanish lake named
# Joshua Osahon
# Joshua Osahon

Irish teen who drowned tragically in Spanish lake named

Jul 16th 2018, 2:02 PM 40,656 Views 4 Comments

Joshua Osahon from Portlaoise lost his life after going swimming in a lake in central Spain on Saturday afternoon.

# death - Saturday 14 July, 2018

Man in his 70s dies after domestic dispute at house in Dublin
# Ronanstown
# Ronanstown

Man in his 70s dies after domestic dispute at house in Dublin

Jul 14th 2018, 10:58 AM 24,628 Views 24 Comments

The man died after being taken to Tallaght Hospital.

# death - Monday 9 July, 2018

Iconic 1950s actor Tab Hunter dies aged 86
# RIP
# RIP

Iconic 1950s actor Tab Hunter dies aged 86

Jul 9th 2018, 8:40 PM 28,842 Views 10 Comments

The actor received new attention decades later when he revealed that he was gay.

# death - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Murder investigation launched as victim of fatal Limerick stabbing named
# Patrick O'Connor
# Patrick O'Connor

Murder investigation launched as victim of fatal Limerick stabbing named

Jul 8th 2018, 5:10 PM 17,656 Views 13 Comments

Patrick O’Connor was stabbed to death last night.

# death - Saturday 7 July, 2018

At least 20 dead as record Japan rains prompt mass evacuations
# Floods
# Floods

At least 20 dead as record Japan rains prompt mass evacuations

Jul 7th 2018, 11:51 AM 16,985 Views 21 Comments

The death toll is expected to increase.

# death - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Man (21) released without charge over death of Cork pensioner Joe O'Callaghan
# Douglas
# Douglas

Man (21) released without charge over death of Cork pensioner Joe O'Callaghan

Updated Jul 3rd 2018, 9:35 PM 31,082 Views 3 Comments

It’s understood that the 21-year-old was known to the victim.

# death - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Investigation launched after man (50s) dies in farming accident in Mayo
# Clogher
# Clogher

Investigation launched after man (50s) dies in farming accident in Mayo

Jun 30th 2018, 4:32 PM 25,686 Views 5 Comments

It is understood that the man may have fallen under a trailer while collecting bales when the accident occurred.

# death - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

77-year-old accused of setting blaze at retirement home to lure firefighters who he then shot
# California
# California

77-year-old accused of setting blaze at retirement home to lure firefighters who he then shot

Jun 26th 2018, 7:59 AM 19,368 Views 10 Comments

Pensioner Thomas Kim was arrested soon after shooting two firefighters, one of whom has died, at his California retirement home.

# death - Monday 25 June, 2018

'He was everything to me': Three men jailed in London for fatal stabbing of new father
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

'He was everything to me': Three men jailed in London for fatal stabbing of new father

Jun 25th 2018, 9:56 PM 21,246 Views 22 Comments

The cause of death given was stab wounds and severe loss of blood.

# death - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Controversial chart-topping rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida
# Miami
# Miami

Controversial chart-topping rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

Jun 19th 2018, 7:06 AM 69,176 Views 49 Comments

The rapper, whose lyrics were filled with insecurity and his real life marred by violence, was gunned down in broad daylight.

# death - Sunday 17 June, 2018

Body of man (67) found on side of Cork road in suspected hit-and-run
# Liscarroll
# Liscarroll

Body of man (67) found on side of Cork road in suspected hit-and-run

Jun 17th 2018, 4:01 PM 20,211 Views 11 Comments

The man’s body was discovered this morning.

# death - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Gardaí believe machete killers are Irish as they renew appeal for information over murder
# Cork
# Cork

Gardaí believe machete killers are Irish as they renew appeal for information over murder

Updated Jun 13th 2018, 10:40 AM 79,930 Views 69 Comments

Gardaí are looking to speak to taxi drivers operating in the local area on the night of Mikolaj “Nick” Wilk’s murder.

Man charged with murder of 3-year-old boy in Derry
# Charged
# Charged

Man charged with murder of 3-year-old boy in Derry

Jun 13th 2018, 9:02 AM 14,388 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old man is due in Derry Magistrates Court court this morning.

# death - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Man who was discovered with serious head injuries in Bray dies
# Bray
# Bray

Man who was discovered with serious head injuries in Bray dies

Jun 10th 2018, 9:00 AM 23,863 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí and emergency services were called to a scene outside a hotel on Bray’s Main St at 2am yesterday morning.

# death - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Woman (57) dies after lawnmower she was driving crashes into ditch
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Woman (57) dies after lawnmower she was driving crashes into ditch

Jun 9th 2018, 10:43 AM 43,335 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the incident which occurred at Toureen, Rossmore, Co Tipperary.

# death - Friday 8 June, 2018

TV presenter and chef Anthony Bourdain dies aged 61
# RIP
# RIP

TV presenter and chef Anthony Bourdain dies aged 61

Updated Jun 8th 2018, 3:17 PM 133,769 Views 48 Comments

The TV presenter of shows like No Reservations died in France.

'He touched many lives': Funeral hears of 'huge void' left by man killed in Bray shooting
# Bobby Messett
# Bobby Messett

'He touched many lives': Funeral hears of 'huge void' left by man killed in Bray shooting

Jun 8th 2018, 2:19 PM 19,122 Views 9 Comments

Hundreds of mourners turned out today to pay their respects to Bobby Messett.

'A brilliant, funny, kind human being': Tributes pour in for Fair City star Alan O'Neill
# RIP
# RIP

'A brilliant, funny, kind human being': Tributes pour in for Fair City star Alan O'Neill

Jun 8th 2018, 9:18 AM 112,054 Views 13 Comments

O’Neill was best known in Ireland for his role as Keith McGrath in Fair City.

# death - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Tributes paid to 'wonderful, talented' Kate Spade
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes paid to 'wonderful, talented' Kate Spade

Jun 6th 2018, 9:20 AM 20,839 Views 2 Comments

Spade died in an apparent suicide yesterday.

# death - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Welsh tourist (20) dies after falling from apartment block in Magaluf
# Magaluf
# Magaluf

Welsh tourist (20) dies after falling from apartment block in Magaluf

Jun 3rd 2018, 1:56 PM 72,578 Views 14 Comments

The body was discovered at 11am this morning.

Murder investigation launched over death of Monaghan man four months after alleged one-punch assault
# Seamus Bell
# Seamus Bell

Murder investigation launched over death of Monaghan man four months after alleged one-punch assault

Jun 3rd 2018, 9:59 AM 26,841 Views 0 Comments

Seamus Bell was assaulted outside Carrickmacross Garda Station following the christening of his twin daughters on 20 January. He had been hospitalised ever since.

# death - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Victim of fatal Cork assault named locally as 36-year-old father-of-four
# Mitchelstown
# Mitchelstown

Victim of fatal Cork assault named locally as 36-year-old father-of-four

Jun 2nd 2018, 7:33 PM 70,382 Views 27 Comments

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# death - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Man (70s) dies at shopping centre in Cork
# Cork
# Cork

Man (70s) dies at shopping centre in Cork

May 31st 2018, 9:15 PM 33,989 Views 12 Comments

The incident occurred at the Merchant’s Quay Shopping Centre at around 3.30pm.